VF Corporation moving global headquarters to Denver

VF Corporation, one of the biggest attire, footwear and embellishments organizations and proprietor of open air brands including the North Face, JanSport and Smartwool, is moving its worldwide central station to Denver. It has been reported by Colorado’s Office of Economic Development and International Trade. VF Corporation is the most recent Fortune 250 to call…

Old jeans transformed into artificial cartilage

Denim jeans could be made into artificial cartilage for joint reconstruction thanks to cutting edge textile recycling strategies pioneered by researchers at Deakin University. Deakin scientists Dr Nolene Byrne and PhD candidate Beini Zeng have found how to break up denim and manipulate the remaining parts into an aerogel, a low thickness material with a…